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Mutt Muffin has fully recovered from being left on the highway for dead.(Image from Gofundme.com and 11alive.com)

Snowjammed, Injured Dog Gets Happy Ending

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, April 17, 2014 - 8:20am

A happy ending for Mutt Muffin, the injured snowjammed dog. The little pooch left for dead on a highway has made a full recovery. His rescue and recovery are a remarkable story of the power of the kindness of strangers...

NOVA’s Dogs & Super Senses Finds Out How Dogs View the World

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 6:20am

While a recent study put to rest the notion that dogs feel and express shame for their bad behavior, the NOVA special "Dogs...

Credit: Courtesy of Kevin Bachar  Producer: ©2014 THIRTEEN Productions LLC

Inside Animal Minds and My Bionic Pet

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Wednesday, April 9, 2014 - 8:19am

On “Inside Animal Minds”, NOVA’s new animal mini-series, we get a glimpse of how birds think. While “My Bionic Pet” shows pets overcoming injuries and disabilities through the use of prosthetics. What is remarkable...

Image from lifelineanimal.org

Lifeline Animal Project Celebrates Year of Improving FCAS with Event

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, March 20, 2014 - 8:14am

It’s been a year since the Lifeline Animal Project took over Fulton County Animal Services. They are marking the anniversary of their successful take over by hosting an open house this weekend at FCAS that will include...

World Spay Day in Georgia

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, February 25, 2014 - 9:48am

Today is World Spay Day. It’s part of Spay/Neuter Awareness month which happens to be in February. Here is your chance to bring attention to the issue of spaying and neutering animals by participating in or talking...

Poppy from Georgia's Shih Tzu & FurBabies Rescue is part of the starting line-up. (Image courtesy animalplanet.com.)

Forget Super Bowl XLVII! It’s Puppy Bowl X and Kitten Bowl I Time

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, January 31, 2014 - 7:20am

Forget Super Bowl XLVIII! There are two other more important competitive sports matches airing on February 2, namely the Puppy Bowl X on the Animal Planet at 3 p.m. and the Kitten Bowl I on the Hallmark Channel at 12 p...

Image from outsideonline.com

Caring for Snow Dogs and Cats

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Tuesday, January 28, 2014 - 7:21am

Weather forecasters predict that Georgia will be hit with a rare snowfall today. It may be fun to see your dogs (or cats) frolicking around in the white stuff. But like humans, your pets should be protected against the...

Dog sweaters aren't just cute, they do keep dogs warm by retaining body heat. Image via Flickr.com

Five Tips for Keeping Your Pets Warm During the Winter

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, January 23, 2014 - 7:57am

You may think your dog or cat has instant protection against the cold temperatures because of its coat, but think again. They are susceptible to the freezing temperatures too and warm up by taking shelter indoors or in...

Pet Halloween Costumes and Safety

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Friday, October 25, 2013 - 8:57am

Along with human Halloween parades and parties happening this weekend, there will be pet costume soirees. What are the most popular pet costumes this Halloween? Petco predicts that foodie costumes, like tacos, hotdogs...

Help the FDA Solve Why Jerky is Making Pets Sick

Rosemary Jean-Louis - Thursday, October 24, 2013 - 8:47am

Dog and cat owners, the Food and Drug Administration needs you. They are trying to determine why dogs and some cats are getting sick and dying after eating various forms of jerky imported from China. They are looking...

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